When Courtney didn’t get what she wanted, she threw a temper-tantrum. Gosh, she’s such a ___________________.
fledgling
She was laying at home in bed with the flu, looking ____________.
Wan
The man noticed that his forehead was gradually getting bigger. Then, he realized that his hairline was beginning to ______________ as he aged.
recede
Most of things Courtney says are____________, they have no purpose whatsoever!
trivial
One would say that Martin Luther King Jr. was a _______________ because of all of the changes he made to something he was passionate about.
firebrand
Kelsey looked at her empty cup. “Yuck!” she thought, look at all the _______________ I left behind, it’s all backwash!
residue
In health class, they teach you things to try and ______________ you from smoking, like showing you lungs of a smoker and lungs of a healthy non-smoker.
deter
Superman doesn’t have any ____________ because he is perfect.
foibles
Some people might say that school is _________________, but others enjoy it and love to come to school.
picayune
Instead of saying shut up, the teacher decided to use a(n) ________________: be quiet, please.
euphemism
Albert Einstein is a _______________ figure because of his wisdom and characteristics.
venerable
Kelsey decided that she wanted to try soccer, though she never has before. On her team, you could tell that she was a ___________ compared to all of the skilled players.
tyro
The girls stared in awe, at the ________________ Statue of Liberty. It is 305 feet tall!
prodigious
The students were full of ________, as they whooped and hollered after the final bell on the last day of school.
verve
The light blue walls of her room were ______________, but the bright green walls of her sister’s room were cheerful.
subdued
The jeweler was trying to sell me a watch for $300, but the sign in front of it said 30% off. We _____________ for at least 20 minutes before he gave it to me for 15% off.
haggled
Stephanie is so _____________, she sings and dances during class all of the time and she has no shame in doing so.
brazen
Nik Wallenda, a type-rope walker, does ______________ acts like walking across Niagara Falls considering how dangerous it is.
atrocious
As soon as Brian came home from school, he entered a state of ____________ because he had worked hard all day.
reposition
When Mark put paper into the fire, it ______________ well.
combusted
Kelsey and her mom were at the store and Kelsey asked if she could get jelly beans. When her mom said no, Kelsey __________ on the floor until her mom told her that if she didn’t get up she would be grounded.
groveled
While Lauren was practicing her violin, she was getting louder, then softer, then louder etc. Her little brother asked her what that was called and she responded “A _______________ and a decrescendo.”
crescendo
Eeyore from Whinnie The Pooh is a noticeably _________ character because of how gloomy he looks.
dour
Ally had been going to the same supermarket for 10 years. One day she was admiring the apples that she always buys for $0.99 each. She grabbed 4 like she always does and glanced at the price. “$1.50 for an apple!? This price ____________ is an outrage!
surge
Courtney felt that she should not __________ the fact that she is secretly a seahorse because she thought that she would be made fun of.
disclose